So You Think You Can Dance: The Next Generation premieres Monday, May 30, and we can’t wait to watch the tiny talent onscreen. With Maddie Ziegler joining Nigel, Jason, and Paula on the panel of judges (she has officially bid adieu to Dance Moms, yay!) and a new format devoted to young dancers, we’re looking forward to seeing what the show has in store.
To start getting psyched for the SYTYCD season premiere, here are a few of our favorite “young kids are awesome” videos.
And of course, little Mackenzie Ziegler’s Mouse Trap solo. “I have a really long tail and it gets in the way sometimes,” she adorably told the TV cameras.